City of Taylor

Welcome to Taylor, MI, the capital of the Downriver Detroit area and the "Center of Opportunity." Explore Taylor is the City's newest website where we hope to help connect residents of the community with local businesses, educational institutions, organizations, and entertainment.

We house a complete cross-section of available housing, from new, high-end subdivisions and golf course living, to starter homes in beautiful, affordable safe neighborhoods. A bustling community of over 60,000 residents, we are perfectly located, just minutes away from important freeways and main arteries, Detroit Metropolitan Airport, Downtown Detroit and even Ontario, Canada. 

Taylor is a business hub that includes multiple industrial parks and cutting-edge corporations, recent economic upswings have created great "place making" opportunities throughout our wonderful community, paced by the "Eureka Way!" retail and entertainment corridor, one of Michigan's most sought-after investment addresses. The corridor is home to one of the Detroit area's finest suburban malls, Southland Center, along with a new, high-tech movie theater, new restaurants and retailers. Coming in 2017 is the all-new Trader's Point, anchored by Menards, which will include more new large and small retailers on an 80-plus-acre site. A new La-Z-Boy location is locating right across the street, adding to the excitement that has brought brands like Cinemark, Primanti Bros, Famous Dave's, Panera and many others together along Eureka Way!

Taylor is a great place to live and work, or just visit. We are "Taylor-made" for you. Our community not only boasts comfortable neighborhoods, but also outstanding golf, parks and recreation and outstanding educational opportunities. This combination allows Taylor's residents and/or visitors to live, work, shop and play, within a convenient 24 square miles.

Welcome again to Explore Taylor, and enjoy yourself in our beautiful community.

 

11 job(s) at City of Taylor

City of Taylor, MI City of Taylor, Michigan, United States
Nov 18, 2019
Part Time
The City of Taylor is seeking candidates for a dedicated Parks and Recreation General Staff Member with experience working with the public, exhibiting excellent customer service skills, and efficiently completing day to day facility tasks. The Parks and Recreation General Staff Member works alongside several other staff members, completing daily/weekly assigned tasks, as well as maintaining and monitoring a clean, safe environment. This employee reports to the Parks and Recreation Manager and/or designated supervisor. POSITION SUMMARY: Exhibit a variety of customer service skills, assist the supervisor on duty with general supervision of the facility and programs, maintain all areas of the facility with light cleaning duties, and ensure a safe environment for visitors and existing members. ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS: (Key Tasks and Responsibilities; other duties may be assigned by the Parks and Recreation Manager and/or designee) Assist in supervising facility and all programs while on duty Assist in answering phone calls and scheduling facility rentals Exhibit strong customer service skills Efficiently complete cleaning tasks Maintain a safe, inviting environment for all participants of the facilities Flexibility is a must while this position may work at several different locations including the Taylor Recreation Center, the Taylor Northwest Pool, and the Lamarand Splash Pad. PHYSICAL DEMANDS : The physical demands described here are a general representation of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Must be able to stand and maintain a suitable energy for period up to six (6) hours in length. Must be able to bend, kneel, stoop, reach, and squat frequently to properly maintain building cleanliness. Must be able to communicate effectively and listen attentively to customers, existing members of our facilities, and employees. Must be able to work the hours necessary to operate the day to day programs and to accomplish the daily and weekly required tasks of the facility. Required to work early mornings, evenings, weekends, and holidays with some shifts beginning at 6:00 a.m. Must be able to work efficiently in outdoor environments and extreme temperatures. CERTIFICATES, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS N/A EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE Experience in customer service preferred COMMUNICATION SKILLS Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, facility guidelines, procedure manuals, and staff instructions. Ability to speak and communicate effectively with other staff members, customers, and existing members of our facilities. MATHEMATICAL SKILLS Ability to perform addition, subtraction, division, and multiplication. Ability to calculate figures and amount such as fees and balances. Ability to read and manage customer account balances. REASONING ABILITY Ability to interpret a variety of instructions presented in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form. The City of Taylor is an Equal Opportunity Employer
City of Taylor, MI City of Taylor, Michigan, United States
Nov 18, 2019
Contractor
The City of Taylor is seeking high-energy, motivated Spinning Instructors that will bring fun and engagement to our new Spin Cycle Studio located inside of the Taylor Recreation Center. Ideal candidates will possess an outgoing personality to help motivate students in achieving tremendous workouts. POSITION SUMMARY: Instructs group spin cycle classes in a safe, enjoyable, and positive environment that promotes member wellness and engagement. ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS: (Key Tasks and Responsibilities; other duties may be assigned by the Parks and Recreation Manager and/or designee) Be extremely motivational and fun Engaging outgoing personality Great at public speaking with a clear voice Clear understanding of physical fitness Deep enjoyment of cycling both on exercise bikes as well as on trails Good understanding of resting and target heart rate goals Dedication to student safety Reminds students to hydrate and breathe Uses music to keep up the pace and inspire students Checks students for form and makes adjustments so bikes fit individuals Provides clear explanations Promotes classes via social media and at the Recreation Center to achieve full classes of riders and gain new members CERTIFICATES, LICENSES, REGISTRATION, EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE Indoor Cycling or Spinning Instruction (minimum 1 year preferred) Other group fitness instruction is a plus. Certifications: CPR/First Aid/AED (preferred) Indoor Cycling or Spinning Instructor Certification (required) Other group fitness or personal training certification (preferred) Independent Contractor's Wage: $30-$40 per class
City of Taylor, MI City of Taylor, Michigan, United States
Jul 23, 2019
Full Time
Essential Job Functions/Public Service Officer: Communicate effectively over law-enforcement radio channels while initiating and responding to radio communications, often under adverse conditions. Communicate verbally and effectively by listening to people and by giving information, directions and commands. Conduct visual and audio monitoring of jail for extended periods of time. Gather information in criminal investigations by interviewing and obtaining the statements of victims, witnesses, suspects and confidential informants. Manage interpersonal conflicts to maintain order. Operate an emergency vehicle during both the day and night, while exercising due care and caution in congested traffic and in unsafe road conditions and environmental conditions such as fog, smoke, rain, ice and snow. Perform law-enforcement functions while working rotating shifts and unanticipated overtime. Perform tasks that require lifting, carrying or dragging people or heavy objects while performing limited law-enforcement functions. Perform searches of persons that involve touching and feeling to detect potential weapons and contraband. Prepare investigative and other reports, including sketches, using appropriate grammar, symbols and mathematical computations. Read and comprehend rules, regulations, policies, procedures and the law for purposes of ensuring appropriate PSO behavior/response and performing activities involving the public. Subdue resisting subjects using hands and feet while employing defensive tactics maneuvers of approved nonlethal weapons. Public Service Officer - Job Description: Dispatch and Teletype System/Law Enforcement Information Network (L.E.I.N.) This is a two-person operation. These work stations are generally manned by a Corporal with a police Cadet assisting. They monitor a four-channel radio system and the business-alarm panel, receive calls from the desk officers, dispatch police units and log the calls/incidents in the complaint log and radio log. They provide ambulance and wrecker calls upon request from field units. They make L.E.I.N. checks for patrol units, enter and cancel "wanted" persons, vehicles and warrants as well as check stolen or recovered property through the system. They sometimes must answer telephone calls from citizens because of an overload on desk officers. Switchboard/Complaint Desk This work station is generally manned by one or more employees, depending on demands or calls coming into the desk. There are times when the duty Lieutenant must delay his other responsibilities to answer telephone calls at the desk. The police PSO assigned to the desk could write complaints at the desk and on very limited basis over the telephone, during peak periods. Complaint copies must also be separated for the various bureaus as directed. Much of a Public Service Officer's time will be taken up in the detention area and caring for prisoners. The booking, printing, mugging, receipt of property and paperwork involved in the intake will be assigned to one of the Public Service Officers from desk/dispatch area. The PSO will be required to maintain inventory of prisoner meals, feed prisoners (a one-hour task for each meal) and see that the cells are properly cleaned. He will make prisoner inspection every hour as required by the department of Corrections. On weekends and holidays he/she is expected to clean lobby, desk and dispatch section. A PSO has many other miscellaneous duties, including fingerprinting for citizenship papers and employment clearances. Traffic Bureau Periodically, a PSO from Records may be assigned to the Traffic Bureau to assist in the following: Compile accident data. Maintain accident/violation spot maps. File accident reports. Research engineering files. Maintain abandoned auto file. Detective Bureau (D.B.) Periodically, a Public Service Officer may be assigned to the Detective Bureau to assist in the following: File complaints, fingerprint cards, post clearance slips on crimes or post D.B. teletypes. Work on D.B. crime status charts or graphs. Photograph and print indexing. Cross check file for intelligence data. Youth Bureau Periodically, a Public Service Officer may be assigned to the Youth Bureau to assist in the following: Recording and filing of case reports. Type appointments to parents and juveniles. Type records of juveniles taken into custody. Disposition of cases. File jacket returns from court. Case clearance slips to Records Bureau. Support Division The Support Division usually has two Public Service Officers assigned; their duties would include: One PSO permanently assigned to property and evidence responsibility. The process of maintaining records, storage and disposition of property and evidence requires very precise control and is best served under the responsibility of one individual. A PSO can be assigned to the afternoon shift to better serve the public and department. This employee will assist in the filing of complaints by sections, traffic citations and other Bureau services; he/she will assist in providing gun registrations, public vehicle operators license applications, vendor license applications. Qualifications Citizen in the United States of America Age at least 18 years of age High School graduate or equivalent (G. E. D.) A valid Michigan Motor Vehicle Operator's or Chauffeur's License Good moral character - traffic and criminal records will be examined Must pass pre-employment process which includes background investigation, psychological exam, and physical. Physically and mentally able, with or without reasonable accommodation, to perform all of the established duties and responsibilities related to the position Ability to successfully complete the basic training curriculum as determined by the Taylor Police department Your application will be reviewed to determine if you meet the minimum qualifications. Candidates who meet the minimum qualifications will be contacted regarding the next steps in the application process. Thank you for your interest in the City of Taylor. The City of Taylor is an equal opportunity employer and complies with all laws prohibiting discrimination on the basis of such factors as race, color, age, sex, national origin, religion, citizenship, handicap, height, weight and marital status. Under the State Persons With Disabilities Act and the Federal Americans With Disabilities Act, an employer has a legal obligation to accommodate an employee's or job applicant's disability unless the accommodation would impose an undue hardship on the employer. A person with a disability may allege a violation against an employer regarding a failure to accommodate his or her condition under Michigan law only if the person notifies the employer in writing of the need for accommodation within 182 days after the date the person knew or reasonably should have known that an accommodation was needed.
City of Taylor, MI City of Taylor, Michigan, United States
Jun 28, 2019
Part Time
Essential Job Functions/Public Service Officer: Communicate effectively over law-enforcement radio channels while initiating and responding to radio communications, often under adverse conditions. Communicate verbally and effectively by listening to people and by giving information, directions and commands. Conduct visual and audio monitoring of jail for extended periods of time. Gather information in criminal investigations by interviewing and obtaining the statements of victims, witnesses, suspects and confidential informants. Manage interpersonal conflicts to maintain order. Operate an emergency vehicle during both the day and night, while exercising due care and caution in congested traffic and in unsafe road conditions and environmental conditions such as fog, smoke, rain, ice and snow. Perform law-enforcement functions while working rotating shifts and unanticipated overtime. Perform tasks that require lifting, carrying or dragging people or heavy objects while performing limited law-enforcement functions. Perform searches of persons that involve touching and feeling to detect potential weapons and contraband. Prepare investigative and other reports, including sketches, using appropriate grammar, symbols and mathematical computations. Read and comprehend rules, regulations, policies, procedures and the law for purposes of ensuring appropriate PSO behavior/response and performing activities involving the public. Subdue resisting subjects using hands and feet while employing defensive tactics maneuvers of approved nonlethal weapons. Public Service Officer - Job Description: Dispatch and Teletype System/Law Enforcement Information Network (L.E.I.N.) This is a two-person operation. These work stations are generally manned by a Corporal with a police Cadet assisting. They monitor a four-channel radio system and the business-alarm panel, receive calls from the desk officers, dispatch police units and log the calls/incidents in the complaint log and radio log. They provide ambulance and wrecker calls upon request from field units. They make L.E.I.N. checks for patrol units, enter and cancel "wanted" persons, vehicles and warrants as well as check stolen or recovered property through the system. They sometimes must answer telephone calls from citizens because of an overload on desk officers. Switchboard/Complaint Desk This work station is generally manned by one or more employees, depending on demands or calls coming into the desk. There are times when the duty Lieutenant must delay his other responsibilities to answer telephone calls at the desk. The police PSO assigned to the desk could write complaints at the desk and on very limited basis over the telephone, during peak periods. Complaint copies must also be separated for the various bureaus as directed. Much of a Public Service Officer's time will be taken up in the detention area and caring for prisoners. The booking, printing, mugging, receipt of property and paperwork involved in the intake will be assigned to one of the Public Service Officers from desk/dispatch area. The PSO will be required to maintain inventory of prisoner meals, feed prisoners (a one-hour task for each meal) and see that the cells are properly cleaned. He will make prisoner inspection every hour as required by the department of Corrections. On weekends and holidays he/she is expected to clean lobby, desk and dispatch section. A PSO has many other miscellaneous duties, including fingerprinting for citizenship papers and employment clearances. Traffic Bureau Periodically, a PSO from Records may be assigned to the Traffic Bureau to assist in the following: Compile accident data. Maintain accident/violation spot maps. File accident reports. Research engineering files. Maintain abandoned auto file. Detective Bureau (D.B.) Periodically, a Public Service Officer may be assigned to the Detective Bureau to assist in the following: File complaints, fingerprint cards, post clearance slips on crimes or post D.B. teletypes. Work on D.B. crime status charts or graphs. Photograph and print indexing. Cross check file for intelligence data. Youth Bureau Periodically, a Public Service Officer may be assigned to the Youth Bureau to assist in the following: Recording and filing of case reports. Type appointments to parents and juveniles. Type records of juveniles taken into custody. Disposition of cases. File jacket returns from court. Case clearance slips to Records Bureau. Support Division The Support Division usually has two Public Service Officers assigned; their duties would include: One PSO permanently assigned to property and evidence responsibility. The process of maintaining records, storage and disposition of property and evidence requires very precise control and is best served under the responsibility of one individual. A PSO can be assigned to the afternoon shift to better serve the public and department. This employee will assist in the filing of complaints by sections, traffic citations and other Bureau services; he/she will assist in providing gun registrations, public vehicle operators license applications, vendor license applications. Qualifications Citizen in the United States of America Age at least 18 years of age High School graduate or equivalent (G. E. D.) A valid Michigan Motor Vehicle Operator's or Chauffeur's License Good moral character - traffic and criminal records will be examined Must pass pre-employment process which includes background investigation, psychological exam, and physical. Physically and mentally able, with or without reasonable accommodation, to perform all of the established duties and responsibilities related to the position Ability to successfully complete the basic training curriculum as determined by the Taylor Police department Hourly rate of pay commensurate with experience level. This is a part-time position and no fringe benefits are offered. Your application will be reviewed to determine if you meet the minimum qualifications. Candidates who meet the minimum qualifications will be contacted regarding the next steps in the application process. Thank you for your interest in the City of Taylor. The City of Taylor is an equal opportunity employer and complies with all laws prohibiting discrimination on the basis of such factors as race, color, age, sex, national origin, religion, citizenship, handicap, height, weight and marital status. Under the State Persons With Disabilities Act and the Federal Americans With Disabilities Act, an employer has a legal obligation to accommodate an employee's or job applicant's disability unless the accommodation would impose an undue hardship on the employer. A person with a disability may allege a violation against an employer regarding a failure to accommodate his or her condition under Michigan law only if the person notifies the employer in writing of the need for accommodation within 182 days after the date the person knew or reasonably should have known that an accommodation was needed.
City of Taylor, MI City of Taylor, Michigan, United States
Jun 28, 2019
Part Time
Nature of work : (Employee may be assigned other duties as determined by the department.) Inspection of buildings for compliance with all applicable codes and regulations and to ensure that work is done to job specifications and in accordance with approved plans on file. Reviews plans and on site construction progress from inspection to completion to ensure compliance with City codes and ordinances. Perform building inspections on commercial, single-family and multiple-family dwellings to ensure compliance; and be responsible for enforcing the City of Taylor's ordinances regarding property maintenance. Requires a high degree of independence in evaluating plans and construction in various stages. Employee will work under the general direction of the Department Supervisor. Typical Examples of Work : Review of plans submitted by builders to ascertain that requirements are being met; makes both rough and final inspections, re-occupancy inspections and building code compliance on homes, multiple dwellings, commercial, and other buildings; sees that necessary permits have been secured for all construction, alteration, repair or removal work under way; interprets codes to general public, issues and keeps record of violations and makes follow-up investigations to assure compliance; investigates complaints; conducts other inspections as required. Perform re-occupancy inspections and code compliance inspections on single-family and multiple-family dwellings primarily in the Rental Division of the Building Department. Insure that all necessary permits have been secured for the repair or correction of code violations. Follow-up inspections to assure compliance, interpret codes to the general public. Investigate and resolve citizen complaints. Perform visual inspection of exterior property pertaining to property maintenance, issue violations and/or appearance tickets to resolve complaints. Work closely with other departments toward eliminating violations and work closely with prosecuting attorney regarding resolution of tickets, warrants, dismissals and plea agreements. Appear in court as witness to violation of ordinances as needed. Requirements : One year of field inspection experience; graduation from high school or GED. Must be a licensed Building Inspector with the State of Michigan for "Plan Reviewer" and "Building Inspector" pursuant to all State of Michigan requirements. Successful applicant may not utilize any licenses held to perform any contract work in the City of Taylor while employed by the City of Taylor. Physical condition adequate for performance of work; possession of valid drivers license throughout the length of employment; knowledge of construction, materials and tools used in building construction; ability to read and interpret construction blueprints, plans and specification; ability to enforce necessary regulations; able to represent the City in court related issues; ability to interact effectively with business and property owners. Compensation : Negotiable hourly rate or per inspection fee based on experience; no benefits. HOW TO APPLY: Complete an online application at www.cityoftaylor.com/jobs . Your application will be reviewed to determine if you meet the minimum qualifications. Candidates who meet the minimum qualifications will be contacted regarding the next steps in the application process. The City of Taylor is an equal opportunity employer and complies with all laws prohibiting discrimination on the basis of such factors as race, color, age, sex, national origin, religion, citizenship, handicap, height, weight and marital status. Under the State Persons With Disabilities Act and the Federal Americans With Disabilities Act, an employer has a legal obligation to accommodate an employee's or job applicant's disability unless the accommodation would impose an undue hardship on the employer. A person with a disability may allege a violation against an employer regarding a failure to accommodate his or her condition under Michigan law only if the person notifies the employer in writing of the need for accommodation within 182 days after the date the person knew or reasonably should have known that an accommodation was needed.
City of Taylor, MI City of Taylor, Michigan, United States
Jun 28, 2019
Full Time
Nature of work : (Employee may be assigned other duties as determined by the department.) Inspection of buildings for compliance with all applicable codes and regulations and to ensure that work is done to job specifications and in accordance with approved plans on file. Reviews plans and on site construction progress from inspection to completion to ensure compliance with City codes and ordinances. Perform building inspections on commercial, single-family and multiple-family dwellings to ensure compliance; and be responsible for enforcing the City of Taylor's ordinances regarding property maintenance. Requires a high degree of independence in evaluating plans and construction in various stages. Employee will work under the general direction of the Department Supervisor. Typical Examples of Work : Review of plans submitted by builders to ascertain that requirements are being met; makes both rough and final inspections, re-occupancy inspections and building code compliance on homes, multiple dwellings, commercial, and other buildings; sees that necessary permits have been secured for all construction, alteration, repair or removal work under way; interprets codes to general public, issues and keeps record of violations and makes follow-up investigations to assure compliance; investigates complaints; conducts other inspections as required. Perform re-occupancy inspections and code compliance inspections on single-family and multiple-family dwellings primarily in the Rental Division of the Building Department. Insure that all necessary permits have been secured for the repair or correction of code violations. Follow-up inspections to assure compliance, interpret codes to the general public. Investigate and resolve citizen complaints. Perform visual inspection of exterior property pertaining to property maintenance, issue violations and/or appearance tickets to resolve complaints. Work closely with other departments toward eliminating violations and work closely with prosecuting attorney regarding resolution of tickets, warrants, dismissals and plea agreements. Appear in court as witness to violation of ordinances as needed. Requirements : One year of field inspection experience; graduation from high school or GED. Must be a licensed Building Inspector with the State of Michigan for "Plan Reviewer" and "Building Inspector" pursuant to all State of Michigan requirements. Successful applicant may not utilize any licenses held to perform any contract work in the City of Taylor while employed by the City of Taylor. Physical condition adequate for performance of work; possession of valid drivers license throughout the length of employment; knowledge of construction, materials and tools used in building construction; ability to read and interpret construction blueprints, plans and specification; ability to enforce necessary regulations; able to represent the City in court related issues; ability to interact effectively with business and property owners. Compensation includes hourly rate plus attractive benefits package which includes medical, dental, vision, life insurance, short-term disability, paid time off, paid holidays, and participation in defined contribution plan. HOW TO APPLY: Complete an online application at www.cityoftaylor.com/jobs . Your application will be reviewed to determine if you meet the minimum qualifications. Candidates who meet the minimum qualifications will be contacted regarding the next steps in the application process. The City of Taylor is an equal opportunity employer and complies with all laws prohibiting discrimination on the basis of such factors as race, color, age, sex, national origin, religion, citizenship, handicap, height, weight and marital status. Under the State Persons With Disabilities Act and the Federal Americans With Disabilities Act, an employer has a legal obligation to accommodate an employee's or job applicant's disability unless the accommodation would impose an undue hardship on the employer. A person with a disability may allege a violation against an employer regarding a failure to accommodate his or her condition under Michigan law only if the person notifies the employer in writing of the need for accommodation within 182 days after the date the person knew or reasonably should have known that an accommodation was needed.
City of Taylor, MI City of Taylor, Michigan, United States
Jun 28, 2019
Part Time
Nature of work : Inspection of mechanical installations for compliance with all applicable codes and regulations and to ensure that work is done to job specifications and in accordance with approved plans on file. Reviews plans and on site construction progress from inspection to completion to ensure compliance with City codes and ordinances. Perform mechanical inspections on commercial, single-family and multiple-family dwellings to ensure compliance; and be responsible for enforcing the City of Taylor's ordinances regarding property maintenance. Requires a high degree of independence in evaluating plans and construction in various stages. Employee will work under the general direction of the Department Supervisor. (Employee may be assigned other duties as determined by the department.) Typical Examples of Work : Review of plans submitted by builders to ascertain that requirements are being met; makes both rough and final inspections, re-occupancy inspections and mechanical code compliance on homes, multiple dwellings, commercial, and other buildings; sees that necessary permits have been secured for all construction, alteration, repair or removal work under way; interprets codes to general public, issues and keeps record of violations and makes follow-up investigations to assure compliance; investigates complaints; conducts other inspections as required. Perform re-occupancy inspections and code compliance inspections on single-family and multiple-family dwellings primarily in the Rental Division of the Building Department. Insure that all necessary permits have been secured for the repair or correction of code violations. Follow-up inspections to assure compliance, interpret codes to the general public. Investigate and resolve citizen complaints. Perform visual inspection of exterior property pertaining to property maintenance, issue violations and/or appearance tickets to resolve complaints. Work closely with other departments toward eliminating violations and work closely with prosecuting attorney regarding resolution of tickets, warrants, dismissals and plea agreements. Appear in court as witness to violation of ordinances as needed. Requirements : One year of field inspection experience; graduation from high school or GED. Must be a licensed Mechanical Contractor with the State of Michigan for "Plan Reviewer" and "Mechanical Inspector" pursuant to all State of Michigan requirements. Successful applicant may not utilize any licenses held to perform any contract work in the City of Taylor while employed by the City of Taylor. Physical condition adequate for performance of work; possession of valid drivers license throughout the length of employment; knowledge of construction, materials and tools used in building construction; ability to read and interpret construction blueprints, plans and specification; ability to enforce necessary regulations; able to represent the City in court related issues; ability to interact effectively with business and property owners. Compensation : Negotiable hourly rate or per inspection fee based on experience; no benefits. HOW TO APPLY: Complete an online application at www.cityoftaylor.com/jobs . Your application will be reviewed to determine if you meet the minimum qualifications. Candidates who meet the minimum qualifications will be contacted regarding the next steps in the application process. The City of Taylor is an equal opportunity employer and complies with all laws prohibiting discrimination on the basis of such factors as race, color, age, sex, national origin, religion, citizenship, handicap, height, weight and marital status. Under the State Persons With Disabilities Act and the Federal Americans With Disabilities Act, an employer has a legal obligation to accommodate an employee's or job applicant's disability unless the accommodation would impose an undue hardship on the employer. A person with a disability may allege a violation against an employer regarding a failure to accommodate his or her condition under Michigan law only if the person notifies the employer in writing of the need for accommodation within 182 days after the date the person knew or reasonably should have known that an accommodation was needed.
City of Taylor, MI City of Taylor, Michigan, United States
Jun 28, 2019
Full Time
Nature of work : Inspection of mechanical installations for compliance with all applicable codes and regulations and to ensure that work is done to job specifications and in accordance with approved plans on file. Reviews plans and on site construction progress from inspection to completion to ensure compliance with City codes and ordinances. Perform mechanical inspections on commercial, single-family and multiple-family dwellings to ensure compliance; and be responsible for enforcing the City of Taylor's ordinances regarding property maintenance. Requires a high degree of independence in evaluating plans and construction in various stages. Employee will work under the general direction of the Department Supervisor. (Employee may be assigned other duties as determined by the department.) Typical Examples of Work : Review of plans submitted by builders to ascertain that requirements are being met; makes both rough and final inspections, re-occupancy inspections and mechanical code compliance on homes, multiple dwellings, commercial, and other buildings; sees that necessary permits have been secured for all construction, alteration, repair or removal work under way; interprets codes to general public, issues and keeps record of violations and makes follow-up investigations to assure compliance; investigates complaints; conducts other inspections as required. Perform re-occupancy inspections and code compliance inspections on single-family and multiple-family dwellings primarily in the Rental Division of the Building Department. Insure that all necessary permits have been secured for the repair or correction of code violations. Follow-up inspections to assure compliance, interpret codes to the general public. Investigate and resolve citizen complaints. Perform visual inspection of exterior property pertaining to property maintenance, issue violations and/or appearance tickets to resolve complaints. Work closely with other departments toward eliminating violations and work closely with prosecuting attorney regarding resolution of tickets, warrants, dismissals and plea agreements. Appear in court as witness to violation of ordinances as needed. Requirements : One year of field inspection experience; graduation from high school or GED. Must be a licensed Mechanical Contractor with the State of Michigan for "Plan Reviewer" and "Mechanical Inspector" pursuant to all State of Michigan requirements. Successful applicant may not utilize any licenses held to perform any contract work in the City of Taylor while employed by the City of Taylor. Physical condition adequate for performance of work; possession of valid drivers license throughout the length of employment; knowledge of construction, materials and tools used in building construction; ability to read and interpret construction blueprints, plans and specification; ability to enforce necessary regulations; able to represent the City in court related issues; ability to interact effectively with business and property owners. Compensation includes hourly rate plus attractive benefits package which includes medical, dental, vision, life insurance, short-term disability, paid time off, paid holidays, and participation in defined contribution plan. HOW TO APPLY: Complete an online application at www.cityoftaylor.com/jobs . Your application will be reviewed to determine if you meet the minimum qualifications. Candidates who meet the minimum qualifications will be contacted regarding the next steps in the application process. The City of Taylor is an equal opportunity employer and complies with all laws prohibiting discrimination on the basis of such factors as race, color, age, sex, national origin, religion, citizenship, handicap, height, weight and marital status. Under the State Persons With Disabilities Act and the Federal Americans With Disabilities Act, an employer has a legal obligation to accommodate an employee's or job applicant's disability unless the accommodation would impose an undue hardship on the employer. A person with a disability may allege a violation against an employer regarding a failure to accommodate his or her condition under Michigan law only if the person notifies the employer in writing of the need for accommodation within 182 days after the date the person knew or reasonably should have known that an accommodation was needed.
City of Taylor, MI City of Taylor, Michigan, United States
Mar 26, 2019
Part Time
Nature of work : Inspection of plumbing installations for compliance with all applicable codes and regulations and to ensure that work is done to job specifications and in accordance with approved plans on file. Reviews plans and on site construction progress from inspection to completion to ensure compliance with City codes and ordinances. Perform plumbing inspections on commercial, single-family and multiple-family dwellings to ensure compliance; and be responsible for enforcing the City of Taylor's ordinances regarding property maintenance. Requires a high degree of independence in evaluating plans and construction in various stages. Employee will work under the general direction of the Department Supervisor. (Employee may be assigned other duties as determined by the department.) Typical Examples of Work : Review of plans submitted by builders to ascertain that requirements are being met; makes both rough and final inspections, re-occupancy inspections and plumbing code compliance on homes, multiple dwellings, commercial, and other buildings; sees that necessary permits have been secured for all construction, alteration, repair or removal work under way; interprets codes to general public, issues and keeps record of violations and makes follow-up investigations to assure compliance; investigates complaints; conducts other inspections as required. Perform re-occupancy inspections and code compliance inspections on single-family, multiple-family dwellings and commercial property primarily in the Rental Division of the Building Department. Insure that all necessary permits have been secured for the repair or correction of code violations. Follow-up inspections to assure compliance, interpret codes to the general public. Investigate and resolve citizen complaints. Perform visual inspection of exterior property pertaining to property maintenance, issue violations and/or appearance tickets to resolve complaints. Work closely with other departments toward eliminating violations and work closely with prosecuting attorney regarding resolution of tickets, warrants, dismissals and plea agreements. Appear in court as witness to violation of ordinances as needed. Requirements : Graduation from high school or GED. Must be Act 54 registered with the State of Michigan for "Plan Reviewer" and "Plumbing Inspector" pursuant to all State of Michigan requirements . Successful applicant may not utilize any licenses held to perform any contract work in the City of Taylor while employed by the City of Taylor. Physical condition adequate for performance of work; possession of valid drivers license throughout the length of employment; knowledge of construction, materials and tools used in building construction; ability to read and interpret construction blueprints, plans and specification; ability to enforce necessary regulations; able to represent the City in court related issues; ability to interact effectively with business and property owners. Compensation : Negotiable hourly rate or per inspection fee based on experience; no benefits. HOW TO APPLY: Complete an online application at www.cityoftaylor.com/jobs . Your application will be reviewed to determine if you meet the minimum qualifications. Candidates who meet the minimum qualifications will be contacted regarding the next steps in the application process. The City of Taylor is an equal opportunity employer and complies with all laws prohibiting discrimination on the basis of such factors as race, color, age, sex, national origin, religion, citizenship, handicap, height, weight and marital status. Under the State Persons With Disabilities Act and the Federal Americans With Disabilities Act, an employer has a legal obligation to accommodate an employee's or job applicant's disability unless the accommodation would impose an undue hardship on the employer. A person with a disability may allege a violation against an employer regarding a failure to accommodate his or her condition under Michigan law only if the person notifies the employer in writing of the need for accommodation within 182 days after the date the person knew or reasonably should have known that an accommodation was needed.
City of Taylor, MI City of Taylor, Michigan, United States
Mar 26, 2019
Full Time
Nature of work : Inspection of plumbing installations for compliance with all applicable codes and regulations and to ensure that work is done to job specifications and in accordance with approved plans on file. Reviews plans and on site construction progress from inspection to completion to ensure compliance with City codes and ordinances. Perform plumbing inspections on commercial, single-family and multiple-family dwellings to ensure compliance; and be responsible for enforcing the City of Taylor's ordinances regarding property maintenance. Requires a high degree of independence in evaluating plans and construction in various stages. Employee will work under the general direction of the Department Supervisor. (Employee may be assigned other duties as determined by the department.) Typical Examples of Work : Review of plans submitted by builders to ascertain that requirements are being met; makes both rough and final inspections, re-occupancy inspections and plumbing code compliance on homes, multiple dwellings, commercial, and other buildings; sees that necessary permits have been secured for all construction, alteration, repair or removal work under way; interprets codes to general public, issues and keeps record of violations and makes follow-up investigations to assure compliance; investigates complaints; conducts other inspections as required. Perform re-occupancy inspections and code compliance inspections on single-family, multiple-family dwellings and commercial property primarily in the Rental Division of the Building Department. Insure that all necessary permits have been secured for the repair or correction of code violations. Follow-up inspections to assure compliance, interpret codes to the general public. Investigate and resolve citizen complaints. Perform visual inspection of exterior property pertaining to property maintenance, issue violations and/or appearance tickets to resolve complaints. Work closely with other departments toward eliminating violations and work closely with prosecuting attorney regarding resolution of tickets, warrants, dismissals and plea agreements. Appear in court as witness to violation of ordinances as needed. Requirements : Graduation from high school or GED. Must be Act 54 registered with the State of Michigan for "Plan Reviewer" and "Plumbing Inspector" pursuant to all State of Michigan requirements . Successful applicant may not utilize any licenses held to perform any contract work in the City of Taylor while employed by the City of Taylor. Physical condition adequate for performance of work; possession of valid drivers license throughout the length of employment; knowledge of construction, materials and tools used in building construction; ability to read and interpret construction blueprints, plans and specification; ability to enforce necessary regulations; able to represent the City in court related issues; ability to interact effectively with business and property owners. Compensation includes hourly rate plus attractive benefits package which includes medical, dental, vision, life insurance, short-term disability, paid time off, paid holidays, and participation in defined contribution plan. HOW TO APPLY: Complete an online application at www.cityoftaylor.com/jobs . Your application will be reviewed to determine if you meet the minimum qualifications. Candidates who meet the minimum qualifications will be contacted regarding the next steps in the application process. The City of Taylor is an equal opportunity employer and complies with all laws prohibiting discrimination on the basis of such factors as race, color, age, sex, national origin, religion, citizenship, handicap, height, weight and marital status. Under the State Persons With Disabilities Act and the Federal Americans With Disabilities Act, an employer has a legal obligation to accommodate an employee's or job applicant's disability unless the accommodation would impose an undue hardship on the employer. A person with a disability may allege a violation against an employer regarding a failure to accommodate his or her condition under Michigan law only if the person notifies the employer in writing of the need for accommodation within 182 days after the date the person knew or reasonably should have known that an accommodation was needed.
City of Taylor, MI City of Taylor, Michigan, United States
Mar 04, 2019
Please complete the interest form to pursue internship opportunities with the City of Taylor.